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Is Midnights worth the listen?

Is Midnights worth the listen?

Abby Conrad November 10, 2022

“The second listen was better”; a common sentiment among listeners of Midnights, Taylor Swift’s tenth and latest studio album. Swift’s discography has a famously broad range; while her roots...

Centennial vs River Hill: Senior night

Centennial vs River Hill: Senior night

Jackson Palich November 7, 2022

On Thursday, October 20, the Centennial Eagles Boys Varsity Football team went up against the River Hill Hawks for their season finale on senior night. With their only loss coming against the undefeated...


Joey Crossney November 3, 2022

This past week, leaves were falling, the wind was blowing, pumpkins were growing, but, most importantly: it was Halloween! Halloween is a family favorite, best known for the spooky decorations, candy,...

Dispensers put in girls bathroom

It’s perfectly normal: Breaking the period stigma

Abby Rothrock November 3, 2022

It’s official; as of October first, at least two sanitary dispensers are required in all Maryland public school female restrooms. House bill 205 in the state of Maryland titled: Public Schools - Provision...

Centennial juniors explore new cities and opportunities in pre-college programs

Abby Conrad October 7, 2022

This summer, the anticipation of junior year was building for the class of 2024; getting close to finishing high school, entering adulthood, and going to college was all part of the excitement. Some people...

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Fall traditions

Joey Crossney October 4, 2022

With summer fading, you can now feel the crisp air of the fall mornings as you arrive at school. The start of fall also means that many people will be participating in traditional fall activities like...

Volunteers handing water bottles out for Jackson residents (BBC News)

What’s the damage? Thoughts on America’s infrastructure

Rachel Middleton September 29, 2022

The current clean water shortage occurring in Jackson, Mississippi is raising questions and getting people thinking about what caused it, as well as whether or not this could have been prevented. Many...

Spirit week

Abby Conrad September 27, 2022

Get ready for a spirit-filled homecoming week at Centennial! From October 3-7, students are encouraged to dress up in a range of outfits to show off their school spirit and gear up for homecoming on October...

Kartik Sullivan: The captain in the goal

Kartik Sullivan: The captain in the goal

Dawood Kashif September 23, 2022

Centennial High School’s own Kartik Sulivan has taken on the responsibility of not only being the man in goal but also being the man to lead the team.  Sulivan, a senior, started playing soccer in...

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Centennial senior sunrise runs on Dunkin’

Judah Williams September 23, 2022

On the chilly Tuesday morning of September 6th, Centennial’s top class filled the school parking lot with lawn chairs, Green Day’s “Letterbomb,” and lattes to celebrate “senior sunrise”, a...

Sarah Middleton poses for a BeReal picture.

BeReal: A more “social” media?

Abby Conrad September 22, 2022

Hearing “BeReal went off!” and watching a crowd of people quickly whip out their phones to snap a picture has now become a routine in our everyday lives. But how “real” is BeReal? And will the...

Centennial’s top summer reads for sunny days ahead

Centennial’s top summer reads for sunny days ahead

Abby Conrad June 13, 2022

With summer right around the corner, Centennial students will no longer be burdened with homework, studying, and after-school activities. What better way to spend all this extra time than lounging by the...

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